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2010 NASA Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP) Annual Report, Issued January 2011 - Space Shuttle, International Space Station, Commercial Crew and Cargo, Human Rating, Exploration Program
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
The 2010 report by the ASAP safety advisory panel to NASA, released in January 2011, presents findings on the shuttle, station, and exploration programs, acquisition strategy, human rating requirements for commercial crew capsules, the relationship between the FAA and NASA, workforce and safety culture, infrastructure, mishap investigation and followup, astronaut health, and more.
Space Primer (AU-18): Comprehensive Spaceflight History and Guidebook, Doctrine, Orbital Mechanics, Military Space, Satellites, Rockets, NASA Programs, Threats, Designs, Operations, Intelligence
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,550. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
In what may be the best single-volume introduction to military and civilian space flight, this up-to-date space primer from the Department of Defense provides comprehensive coverage of modern spaceflight principles and practices, with an extensive and authoritative history of military and NASA programs, along with the fundamentals of space.
Intrepid
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,020. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Time travel. Top 100 Kindle -> sci-fi, military, war; Post-Obama, an X-33 space shuttle Commander travels back in time to change history, after an accident in orbit causes nuclear war. Battling his conscience, his own crew, Russian cosmonauts at the International Space Station, a New Orleans street gang and the American military, his actions & words have unforeseen consequences on everyone....
Intrepid - The Two Storms
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,150. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Time travel murder mystery from Kindle bestseller Steve Stone; Post-Obama, an X-33-space shuttle Commander travels back in time to change history, after notorious assassin 'The Chinaman' shoots the American and Russian Presidents, & a devastating hurricane crosses the Atlantic. The Chinaman's game of cat & mouse proves as dangerous as the plan to destroy the super-storm using a neutron bomb...
Inside the International Space Station (ISS): NASA Environmental Control and Life Support System (ECLSS) Astronaut Training Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,040. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This up-to-date training manual covers the crucial Environmental Control and Life Support System. The Environmental Control and Life Support System (ECLSS) maintains a pressurized habitable environment, provides water recovery and storage, and provides fire detection and suppression within the International Space Station (ISS).
Inside the International Space Station (ISS): NASA Command and Data Handling (CDH) Astronaut Training Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,530. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This up-to-date training manual covers the (ISS) Command and Data Handling (CDH) System. It details the fundamentals of CDH including basic architecture, hardware, and software. These topics are covered from the Station level down to the Orbital Replaceable Unit (ORU) level.
Inside the International Space Station (ISS): NASA Communication and Tracking Astronaut Training Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,920. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This up-to-date training manual covers the (ISS) communication and tracking system. Communication is an integral component of the International Space Station (ISS). Without extensive communication with the ground, scientific research, along with the safe, efficient, and reliable operation of ISS is not possible.
Inside the International Space Station (ISS): NASA Electrical Power System Astronaut Training Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,760. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This training manual covers the ISS electrical power system (EPS). The International Space Station (ISS) requires electrical power for all ISS functions: command and control, communications, lighting, life support, etc. Both the Russian Orbital Segment (ROS) and U.S. On-orbit Segment (USOS) have the capability and responsibility for providing on-orbit power sources for their own segments.
Inside the International Space Station (ISS): NASA Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC) Astronaut Training Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This training manual covers the ISS guidance, navigation, and control (GNC) system. Contents include: U.S. Guidance, Navigation, and Control Overview * GNC Subsystem Software * Navigation * U.S. Attitude Control Subsystem * Motion Control System (MCS) Operations * GNC Computer System Details * Global Positioning System * ACS Performance Capabilities * GNC OPS
Inside the International Space Station (ISS): NASA Payloads, Operations, and Interfaces, Structures and Mechanisms, and Lighting Astronaut Training Manuals
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These three training manuals cover the ISS payloads, structures, and lighting systems. The first manual provides an overview of the Payload Operations and Interfaces concept for the International Space Station (ISS). The material presented focuses on critical elements of realtime ISS payload operations, including ground operations, interfaces, and more.